Accident Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3) HK-326, Wednesday 26 April 1967
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Date:Wednesday 26 April 1967
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Registration: HK-326
MSN: 4631
Year of manufacture:1942
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 17 / Occupants: 18
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:ca 3 km N of Sogamoso Airport (SOX) -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Sogamoso-Alberto Lleras C. Airport (SOX/SKSO)
Destination airport:Trinidad Airport (TDA/SKTD)
The DC-3 impacted terrain after losing altitude shortly after takeoff from Sogamoso Airport (SOX), Colombia. Just one crew member survived the accident.
The airplane operated on a domestic service from Sogamoso (SOX) to Trinidad (TDA), San Luis de Palenque (SQE), Paz de Ariporo (PZA), Nunchia (NUH), Tablón de Támara (TTM) and then back to Sogamoso.


El Tiempo 27 April 1967, p1+21


  • 39th worst accident in 1967
  • 335th worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 288th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time


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